March 1, 2 pm, By the Way, Meet Vera Stark, USM Theater Department. Written by Lynn Nottage, is based upon the screwball films of the 1930s to take a funny, irreverent look at racial stereotypes in Hollywood. By the Way, Meet Vera Stark is a seventy-year journey through the life of Vera Stark, a headstrong African American maid and budding actress and her tangled relationship with her boss, a white Hollywood movie starlet desperately grasping to hold on to her career. Public $14, Seniors $10, BUY Tickets
Mar 19, 2015 at 7:30 pm and Mar 21, 2015 at 2:00 pm, Treasure Island National Theatre Live. It's a dark, stormy night when Jim encounters a terrifying old sailor. At the stranger's feet sits a huge sea-chest, full of secrets. Jim invites him in - and his dangerous voyage begins. Robert Louis Stevenson's story of murder, money and mutiny in a thrilling new stage adaptation by Bryony Lavery. Held at Martha Tatum Theatre, $15 general admission / $10 students / $7 per ticket for goups of twenty or more. Tickets. Contact 601.266.4994
Mar. 26, 27, 28, 31 and Apr. 1 at 7:30 pm / Mar. 29* at 2 pm / *Pre-show Talk at 1 pm, Machinal, presented by the USM Theater Department, performed at Hartwig Theatre, USM Campus. Sophie Treadwell wrote this dramatic play about a young woman as she goes through her life working as a stenographer, marrying her boss, having a child, having an affair, which culminates in her killing her husband and being executed. Reserved Seats: $14 adults; $12 faculty, staff, seniors, military; $8 students. BUY Tickets.
March 30, 2015 - 8 am - March 31, 2015 - 8 am, Cello Festival, Marsh Auditorium. Alexander Russakovsky Alexander.Russakovsky@usm.edu (601) 266-6851
April 25, 7:30 pm, An Evening with Deborah Voigt, held at Bennett Auditorium on the USM Campus.
May 16, 2015 - 8:30 am: Registration; 9:00 am: Walk 2015 Pine Belt March for Babies. Sponsored by the Pine Belt March of Dimes, held at Hattiesburg - Laurel Regional Airport, 1002 Terminal Dr., Moselle, MS 39459. Contact: email@example.com or call 228-206-3430.